Information Security Analyst Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare information security analyst salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,740
25th Percentile Wage
$71,120
50th Percentile Wage
$98,620
75th Percentile Wage
$130,680
90th Percentile Wage
$165,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) information security analysts is $165,420. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $98,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid information security analysts is $54,740.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$98,620
2.75% 12.91%
2016
$95,910
7.26% -
2015
$88,950
2.26% -
2014
$86,940
-0.18% -
2013
$87,100
1.39% -
2012
$85,890
- -

Compare Information Security Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of information security analysts in 20 industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for information security analyst occupations is the wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers industry with an annual salary $113,620. The lowest paying industry is the paper and paper product merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $52,590). For detailed information security analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$113,620
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$113,620
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$102,140
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$99,000
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$97,910
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$97,520
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$95,760
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$94,740
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$94,580
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$84,970
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$83,030
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$80,570
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$79,700
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$78,780
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$77,630
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$76,640
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$76,350
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$73,720
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$63,710
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
$52,590

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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